Horse Stamp Inn | A Holiday Retreat

The Holidays can be stressful. Rushing to and fro trying to finish everything on your to do list, wrapping up the first half of the school year, and trying to do your normal work on top of it all. I find it difficult sometimes to relax and take in the magic of the season. That's why we were thrilled to…


Walking through Savannah in An Unlikely Pear

Before we headed off to Savannah I discovered a trendy online shoe boutique called An Unlikely Pear that I absolutely fell in love with. In desperate need of some new shoes, I was thrilled to add two new pair to my wardrobe. Savannah was an ideal location to break them in, with plenty of charming sidewalk to explore.  I chose…


24 Hours in Atlanta | Family Travel

This spring our family headed north on I75 on our first big road trip with baby London. Our destination was an epic family reunion in Tennessee, but the 10 hour drive was daunting. With two little girls in tow we wanted to break the trip up a little make it more fun. Our solution? 24 hours in Atlanta. If you…


Gypsy Kitchen | Atlanta Foodie Find

A few weeks ago I headed on a little girls trip to Atlanta with my mom. I was there for a weekend workshop with famed LA hosting coach Marki Costello which was intense and amazing. My mom came along as my road warrior buddy for the ride and to hang out with during my off time. Atlanta has evolved into…


Amy West on the Cover of The Golden Isles Visitors Guide

The Golden Isles of Georgia are a Southern jewel full of low country romance. Consisting of St. Simons Island, Little St. Simons Island, Sea Island, and Jekyll Island the Golden Isles are located just minutes from Brunswick and capture the epitome of Antebellum charm. If you are looking to avoid over populated tourist destinations and instead take in nature at…


The Jekyll Island Club Hotel Impresses | Girls Getaways | Review, Video

Jekyll Island was a beloved childhood haunt of mine.  As an adult I've long desired to reacquaint myself with the island and discover more of the history it is so proud of. As I was researching destinations for my Girls Getaway series, the Jekyll Island Club Hotel came to mind as an ideal place to get away with my best…


The Mediterranean meets the Old South – Wednesday Review

While traveling I love discovering new gems. None have been more surprising, and delightful than the Ocean Lodge in St. Simons Island.  Old World Italy meets the Old South Driving through southern low country, one would never expect to find what looks like a virtual Florentine Castle nestled between the stately oaks and sparkling waters of the Golden Isles. After my visit…


One Night Stay at Ocean Lodge St. Simons Island – Monday Funday Giveaway

Back by popular demand Ocean Lodge St. Simons Island is participating in another Monday Funday! We had a tremendous response to their first contribution and now you get a second chance to experience Ocean Lodge's Luxury for yourself. Ocean Lodge knows Luxury Ocean Lodge knows Decadence Tuscan Beauty meets Southern Charm a Rafflecopter giveaway In case you  missed Ocean Lodge's…


A Tranquil Southern Escape – Wednesday Review

The Horse Stamp Inn Seeking a quiet hideaway to retreat to, I recently journeyed to Waverly, GA to find some much needed R&R at the luxurious Horse Stamp Inn. The inviting images on their website hardly did justice to the arrival experience of turning down the lane and losing my breath to the iconic entrance of this southern, plantation style…